By Ana García Mañas
Se trata de un fabric sencillo y preciso que aporta claridad sobre algunas de las cuestiones más controvertidas relacionadas con los angeles sexualidad, que huye de posiciones ideológicas o morales y se sitúa ante l. a. sexualidad juvenil con curiosidad y respeto, pues a los adolescentes no solo hay que enseñarles cosas: las personas adultas también tenemos mucho que aprender de ellos.
Ana García Mañas es psicóloga y sexóloga. Desde hace diez años coordina el Centro Joven de Anticoncepción y Sexualidad de Madrid y da clases de Sexología en el Instituto de Ciencias sexológicas INCISEX. Actualmente imparte clases de Psicología en los angeles Universidad Complutense de Madrid y atiende a personas jóvenes y no tan jóvenes, parejas y familias en su consulta PRIMERA VOCAL.
By Michelle K. Ryan,Nyla R Branscombe
By Lydia Cacho
Lo que debes saber antes de cumplir forty por l. a. autora bestseller Lydia cacho
Lo que debes saber antes de cumplir forty por los angeles autora bestseller Lydia cacho
Con más de 2 hundred entrevistas realizadas tanto a hombres como a mujeres, los angeles autora desvela las problemáticas de los angeles sexualidad a los angeles que se enfrentan ambos géneros a partir de los forty años. Tras un profundo análisis de los datos y comentarios de especialistas, Lydia Cacho abre un espacio para el diálogo sobre estas etapas en las vidas de hombres y mujeres que, sorprendentemente, siguen siendo desconocidas: l. a. ANDROPAUSIA y los angeles MENOPAUSIA. "Hablo de los angeles llegada de las hindrance de l. a. edad madura, sus implicaciones emocionales en el amor y l. a. pasión, las fisiológicas, sociales y sexuales. También son parte del tema los mitos, las mentiras y las tonterías que repetimos sistemáticamente respecto a lo que nos sucede cuando llegan los cambios fisiológicos, esos que l. a. industria médica y farmacéutica aprovecha para exprimirnos como naranjas dulces.
Espero que este libro le haga pensar, sorprenderse, reír, comprender. Sobre todo, que le ayude a entender que lo que había sentido y pensado, no solamente tiene razón de ser, sino que además le puede enseñar a convivir y a escuchar a su cuerpo para llevar una vida más plena, sana y feliz."
By Jeff Sparrow
RUNNER-UP FOR THE FAW BARBARA RAMSDEN AWARD FOR author AND EDITOR
SHORTLISTED FOR THE MANNING CLARK apartment CULTURAL AWARD
A READINGS TOP-TEN NON-FICTION ebook OF THE YEAR
In the lively culture of Louis Theroux, Jeff Sparrow units out to discover the connection among porn and censorship, and what it unearths approximately our social values.
From the web revolution to raunch tradition, Sparrow’s quest takes him via modern Australia: the sparkly cubicles of Sexpo; dirty grownup cinemas; the loud, pro-virginity rallies of Pentecostal formative years teams; and the depths of the Australian wasteland, the place the Intervention has ended in prohibitive regulations in Indigenous groups.
Along the way in which, Sparrow interviews a few key figures, from spiritual lobbyists and porn stars to feminist activists, convicted pornographers, and people at the censorship board — who spend their days staring at porn to judge what ‘the commonplace individual’ may consider it. via their tales, he uncovers the hypocrisies and blind spots in a procedure that seeks to encapsulate the community’s perspectives, yet endorses cultural and social prejudices in doing so.
In a time of fervour and ethical panic, whilst outdated divisions among correct and Left are breaking down, Money Shot probes the contradictions of our dating to intercourse and censure, extra and folly, erotica and vice. by way of turns relocating, enlightening, and terrifically humorous, it is going to exhibit you a brand new facet to the talk approximately censorship — no matter what your views.
PRAISE FOR JEFF SPARROW
‘Revealing ... deftly explores the connection among pornography, censorship and society’ The usher in Sun
‘Money Shot is a vital e-book ... Sparrow's research of the industrial and political context of porn is incisive’ The Age
By Amy Flowers
The delusion Factory explores the area of girls at the different finish of the telephone intercourse traces marketed in magazines like Playboy and Hustler. The author's interviews with those girls, in addition to her personal first-hand reports as an operator, exhibit the advanced methods operators and callers negotiate the transferring borders among hope and disgust, delusion and truth, deception and trust. The delusion Factory increases provocative questions on the manufacture of synthetic intimacy and the technological mediation of intimacy, in addition to concerning the social development of sexuality and gender.
Flowers discovers that operators—who think names like Tiffany and Corvette—create a digital fact during which callers can act out fantasies that operators may perhaps locate uninteresting, disgusting, or perhaps scary. She additionally discovers that even these ladies who're expert at preserving their "true self" and their cellphone intercourse character separate locate that they've to fight to guard that self and to take care of the power to adventure actual intimacy.
By Daniel Fuchs
By Mary Beth Mader
A amazing and unique reimagining of sexuality, this ebook examines how ideas lend themselves to power/knowledge formations, and gives a powerful synthesis of insights from Foucault and Deleuze to increase these right into a inspiration for a conceptual subsequent step for imagining the buildings of sexuality as eros. Many modern French philosophers make incidental use of the proposal of a ruse. Its names are legion: ‘duplicity,’ ‘concealment,’ ‘forgetting,’ and ‘subterfuge,’ between others. This booklet employs Gilles Deleuze’s philosophy of the idea that to explain 3 particularly conceptual ruses, or sleights, that make up a part of the conceptual aid for the concept that of intercourse. those are the sleights linked to the ideas of norm, bisexuality and improvement. Mary Beth Mader argues that options can trick us, and indicates how they could influence conceptual sleights, or what she calls sleights of reason.
“Mary Beth Mader’s Sleights of cause is an unique and critical point of view at the value of Deleuze’s paintings for feminist thought, using elements of his inspiration hitherto unexploited for these purposes.” — philoSOPHIA
“In addition to making her personal philosophical proposal, Mary Beth Mader pulls off anything nobody else has even tried, to my knowledge—namely, to carry Gilles Deleuze’s rigorous analyses of the character of the thoughts in what's Philosophy? to endure at the inspiration of sexuality. the result's an injection of conceptual rigor into debates that hitherto were extra excited about old concerns. this can be a tremendous book.” — Daniel W. Smith, coeditor of Gilles Deleuze: picture and Text
“Somewhere among mere blunders and dialectical illusions, Mader’s ‘sleights of cause’ are biases that derive from the facility of options to consult themselves. Tendentious strategies similar to ‘norm,’ ‘bisexuality,’ and ‘development’ purport to consult genuine gadgets, yet really refer simply to their very own skill to constitution event. Like Jacquemarts, they hammer domestic a fashion of considering, many times amazing us as self-evident gains of the area. by means of exhibiting intimately how the 3 sleights of her subtitle got here to control smooth conceptions of sexuality, Mader frees us from their conceptual bell tower.” — Andrew Cutrofello, writer of The Owl at sunrise: A Sequel to Hegel’s Phenomenology of Spirit
Mary Beth Mader is affiliate Professor of Philosophy on the collage of Memphis. She is the translator of The Forgetting of Air in Martin Heidegger by means of Luce Irigaray.
By Harriet Gross,Helen Pattison
Pregnancy offers a really public, visible affirmation of femininity. it's a time of swift actual and mental adjustment for ladies and is surrounded through stereotyping, taboos and social expectancies. This publication seeks to ascertain those renowned attitudes in the direction of being pregnant and to think about how they impression women’s stories of being pregnant.
Sanctioning Pregnancy bargains a distinct critique of sociocultural buildings of being pregnant and the ways that it's represented in modern tradition, and examines the typical myths which exist approximately nutrition, workout and paintings in being pregnant, along notions of possibility and media portrayals of pregnant ladies. subject matters lined include:
- Do pregnant ladies swap their vitamin and why?
- Is reminiscence quite impaired in pregnancy?
- How dicy behaviour is outlined from workout to employment
- The biomedical domination of being pregnant research.
Different theoretical standpoints are significantly tested, together with a medico-scientific version, feminist views and bio-psychosocial and psychodynamic approaches.
By Chris Haywood,Mairtin Mac an Ghaill
Across media, academy and pop culture in western societies there's a lot speak of an implosion of the trendy gender order. schooling is usually awarded as a key web site within which a hindrance of masculinity is performed out, and colleges became a spotlight for sensible makes an attempt to reconcile social and cultural variations in the course of the recalibration of training and studying, expanding male lecturers and masculinising the content material of matters.
Education and Masculinities argues that we're experiencing a shift from the institution of the social structure of gender linked to modernity politics, to the gendering of society that has an intensified resonance between women and men in a global-based past due modernity. The booklet explores the most social and cultural techniques to schooling and masculinities in the broader context of intercourse and gender relatives, contemplating the masculinity query along neighborhood and worldwide adjustments in society, and bringing a clean overview of key issues.
Included within the book:
-how the advice of ‘academically winning ladies’ and ‘failing boys’ performs out with regards to problems with inequality throughout type and ethnicity
-a present empirical analyses of gender inequality throughout faculties, larger schooling and the labour market
-representation, id and cultural distinction on the subject of female and male social reports and cultural meanings
-forms of energy attached to social divisions and cultural differences.
Education and Masculinities offers a severe but positive analysis of gender family members throughout academic websites, exploring either educational debts and substitute international responses that illustrate the bounds of Western types and sensibilities.This obtainable publication might be precious studying for college kids following classes in schooling, sociology, gender reports, and different social sciences and arts classes.
By Elof Axel Carlson,Becky Phillips
Few folks recognize a lot concerning the biology of intercourse choice, yet what should be extra fascinating than to find how we're formed into women and men? during this publication, Elof Carlson tells the fabulous tale of the tricky quest to appreciate how the physique types boys and girls. Carlson’s background takes us from antiquity to the current day to element how each one element of human copy and sexuality used to be pointed out and studied, how this information enlarged our knowing of intercourse selection, and the way it used to be hired to interpret such little understood features of human biology because the beginning of intersex births.